The fall of Silicon Valley Bank

The fall of Silicon Valley Bank

The crash of Silicon Valley Bank and subsequent crash of Signature Bank have shocked the finance world.

The fall of Silicon Valley Bank
  • What caused the failure of multiple U.S. banks?

    The collapse of Silicon Valley Bank and Signature Bank among others sent shockwaves through international markets.

    The shutdowns fueled concerns of a financial crisis in the U.S. Analyst William Cohan explains.

  • How SVB collapse affects Chinese startups?

    Chinese tech firms who do business with Silicon Valley Bank needn’t worry for now, according to an economics professor in New York – America’s financial capital where many Chinese companies are listed.

    Joseph Foudy spoke to CGTN’s Jody Jacobs and says the concern is rather, whether other U.S. b...

  • Key takeaways from SVB's failure

    The Bay Area finance and tech worlds are reeling from the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank, a major financial institution for venture capitalist-funded startups.

  • What's next for SVB?

    Stock markets across the world continued to suffer aftershocks this Tuesday following the dramatic collapse of two U.S. banks.

    U.S. authorities seemed to have stemmed some of the panic by covering customer deposits and any banks running into liquidity problems.

    But there are now urgent question...

  • How safe is the U.S. banking system?

    On March 10, the 16th largest bank in the U.S., Silicon Valley Bank, collapsed and was shut down by regulators. On March 12, Signature Bank followed suit.

    The emergency measures caused a plunge in bank stocks around the world. What is happening to the U.S. banking system?

    The collapse made it ...

  • Biggest U.S. bank failure since 2008

    Thousands of technology companies are facing financial uncertainty after the failure of America’s 16th largest bank.

    The U.S. federal government on Friday assumed control of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and its billions of dollars in customer deposits, temporarily shutting all branches and freezing...

  • Who is to blame for the crashes?

    Who is to blame for the crashes of Silicon Valley and Signature Bank? CGTN's Karina Mitchell spoke to J.W. Mason, associate economics professor at John Jay College to find out more.